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We remain on the boat today on account of foggy weather. Miserable enough ___.
Land at Fort Columbus this morning. Get some hard biscuit and coffee for ____. ____ I do not like it very well.
$35.00 and Pay $1.50 for a present to ____ and Fleming. Sleep in a tent tonight – first night sleep since leaving Camp Conners?
Our Company on guard today Cor 3rd Relief 16 posts.
Write to my Wife, send $5.00 to her.
Mainer went to New York.
____ Treasury Note No. 165?
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January 11 -February 25, 1862
Jessup Pollard and Joseph Connors, 28th Regiment, Mass.
Boston, New York, Fort Columbus,
Get a letter from father.
Write to him, send $2.00 for Uncle Thomas.
Captain Barrett come back from Boston.
Get a shirt, drawers _____.
Meiner come back from New York.
Our company on guard. We get our frock coats. Me and Joseph Connors went to New York this afternoon. Go to the New Banery Theater. See Scato the Scout played?
Bought this book for 31 cents. Supper and drinks.
and see something of NY by Gas light stop the Comet?
Bought a Cap leaves 37 cents?Went to Barnums Museum – well worth the money. Saw many things that were new to me. Went to a first class dining saloon, got a Capital Dinner. Traveled all around the city this afternoon. Lost Joe C. Travel alone, went to Baxter Street had a pleasant time went to _____ Street had some grand adventures. Stan 157 James White?
Sketch made of Uncle Frank Pollard by comrade during Civil War.
Possibly Jessup Pollard - in journal but not labeled.
Another photo, possibly of Jessup Pollard - in journal but not labeled.
An extraordinary collection of photographs
Fishing Baja 2000
Fishing the Sea of Cortez off Cerralvo Island
Battle of the Bulge
William Morris, 275th Infantry, 70th Division
U.S. Civil War
Duncan A. Huling
18th Regiment, Ohio
Letter from David
Write to David, send my picture.
Write to New York
Expend 50 cents
Snow today. We got marching orders.
Our company on guard.
Get a letter from my Wife.
Write to my Wife.
A note written by Captain Barrett granting liberty for Corporal Jesse Pollard and Joseph Connors
Written at Fort Columbus on Governor's Island in New York harbor, Mr. Pollard and his friend enjoyed a few days in New York.